History of the Soldier
Fort Verde State Historic Park
April 1-2, 2023
Fort Verde State Historic Park will honor veterans at its annual "History of the Soldier" event. Through living history interpretation, the park will honor the dedication, commitment, and sacrifice of the military men and women from the Armed Forces of all eras. We invite veterans from around the state to attend this event.
Experience a military timeline of our history, from the Revolutionary War to present day. Presentations, military drills, a fashion show, and a period church service Sunday morning. Camps, cannon and soldiers will all be at this annual event.
February 18, 2023
The Buffalo Soldiers
Honor Black History Month with the annual commemoration of the Buffalo Soldiers at Fort Verde State Historic Park. Learn how the soldiers earned their name and helped settle the American West.
March 28-April 2, 2023
Save the Date: Welcome Home Vietnam Veterans 2023
Save the date for this special anniversary celebration, featuring the American Veterans Traveling Tribute.